: This film documents the two day anti-Vietnam War rally held in Sproul Plaza at the University of California. There are many scenes of students gathering, activities, carrying signs, collecting money, etc. Identified speakers include Robert Scheer, Dr. Benjamin Spock, Mario Savio, Norman Thomas, Dick Gregory, Norman Mailer. There are many unidentified speakers. The Committee performs a comedy skit (07:50). Barbara Dane sings and performs on acoustic guitar (13:06). Phil Ochs sings Love me, I'm a liberal (15:53). The film concludes with hanging Lyndon Johnson in effigy and burning draft cards.Source
: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection
: Pacific Film Archive Film and Video CollectionCall Number
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Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP)
May 18, 2015
Please add to credits: Deutscher, Issac (pointy bearded man who looks a bit like Lenin). See the book "We Accuse" (1965, Diablo Press) for the texts of 16 speeches at this event.